cholestasis

[ koh-luh-stey-sis, -stas-is, kol-uh- ]

nounPathology.
  1. total or partial suppression of the flow of bile.

Origin of cholestasis

1
First recorded in 1930–35; chole- + stasis

Other words from cholestasis

  • cho·le·stat·ic [koh-luh-stat-ik, kol-uh-], /ˌkoʊ ləˈstæt ɪk, ˌkɒl ə-/, adjective

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